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Shobhaa De tweets 'burey din aa gaye' following Gopinath Munde's death, faces outrage

Tuesday, 3 June 2014 - 3:29pm IST | Place: Mumbai | Agency: dna webdesk

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In what could be called a shocking tweet, popular novelist and columnist Shobhaa De tweeted the following after the sudden death of BJP leader and Union minister Gopinath Munde:

The tweet seems to carry a sarcastic tone and is a modification of Prime Minister's Narendra Modi's slogan "Acche Din Aane Wale Hain" during his election campaign. Immediately following the controversial tweet, many Twitter users condemned Shobhaa De, calling her tweet 'shameless', in 'bad taste' and 'insensitive':

Shobhaa De however, is yet to clarify upon her controversial tweet. We only hope that there was no intentional sarcasm - that the tweet was a genuine expression of grief.

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